Production Superintendent needed for the world leader in the development and production of specialty chemicals. Company provides added-value products and high-performance solutions to diversified markets. These include automotive, electronics, flavors and fragrances, health, personal and home care, consumer goods and industrial and processing, through our 11 Global Business Units (GBUs).
Short & long term solutions regarding maintenance issues within the unit.
Confer with management personnel to establish production and quality control standards.
Utilizes knowledge of equipment & machine capabilities to develop action plans to increase the reliability of the unit. Recognizes problems & opportunities to formulate action plan(s) for obtaining/surpassing unit standards & achieving production & quality goals.
Review & analyze production, quality control, maintenance, and operational reports to determine causes of non-conformity with product specifications, and operating or production problems.
Develop & implement operating methods & procedures designed to eliminate operating problems & improve product quality.
Review incident database & reports to determine cause of incident. Develop causal tree as needed. Document initial incident situation pictorially & track implementation of resolution to insure closure & abatement of cause.
Monitor safety performance & housekeeping within the unit daily. Performs bi-weekly assessment of outfall ground water.
Performs other duties as designated by area manager.
Bachelors degree in Engineering (BS ChemE or BS ME preferred) from a four year college or university;
5 + years in industrial field
Location: Baton Rouge
Benefits and Features:
· Competitive base salary
· Health benefits
· Sick days
· Generous Vacation
• Baton Rouge is the highest educated parish in Louisiana
• Dual College town and capital of Louisiana it provides a lot of culture, entertainment and opportunities.
• One hour from the best fishing in the United States and 4 hours from the nicest beaches in the States (NW Florida Panhandle)
• Truly a "Sportsman’s Paradise"